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|A large female leopard seal greets photographer Göran Ehlmé. Anvers Island, Antarctica||A young polar bear leaps between ice floes. Barents Sea, Svalbard, Norway||A kittiwake soars in front of a large iceberg. Svalbard, Norway||Narwhals dive deep under the ice to feed on Arctic cod, then return to the surface to breathe and raise their tusks high in the air. Lancaster Sound, Nunavut, Canada|
|A gentoo penguin chick peeks, checking for patrolling leopard seals before tempting fate. Port Lockroy, Antarctic Peninsula||A leopard seal feeds Paul Nicklen a penguin. Antarctic Peninsula||A large bull walrus returns to the shores of Prins Karl Forland after diving and feeding on clams. Svalbard, Norway||Looking towards an uncertain future, a huge male bear triggers a camera trap, taking his own picture. Leifdefjorden, Spitsbergen, Norway||In the Arctic spring, meltwater channels drain toward and down a seal hole, returning to the sea.|
Beautiful photographs, amazing stories... one of the books of its type, ever. Never get tired of the amazing pictures, especially of the leopard seals! Unbelievable!Published 1 month ago by B. Eisemann
A friend of mine traveled to Antarctica and I thought this book would be a nice reminder of that. I considered buying another copy for me that I would cut up and frame the... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Juanita Schmitt
Awesome photography! Truly unique! The shots of the leopard seal were unlike anything else I've ever seen. Worth the money.Published 3 months ago by Justin French
This is a beautiful coffee table book! It makes me want to put on my hat and mittens and head up North. Really amazing photographs.Published 4 months ago by Cowboy
This is a great purchase. I recently found out about Paul Nicklen and I am very impressed with his and his teams work.Published 5 months ago by Amy S
Fantastic! Loved it!
I enjoyed reading this book so much. I was sad when I finished it.
The book has gorgeous photographs and interesting text. Read more
Poor quality images. I had read this before but honestly could not believe that a coffee table book like this would be allowed to be printed on such poor quality paper and images. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Deborah Messler
A gorgeous, exciting, exhilarating book. The photography is frankly unbelievable. I've shown it to friends, and the consistent response is "How did he get that shot"? Read morePublished 12 months ago by Spencer Dupre
The book is beautifully set out with truly great photography. Makes me want to travel to the Arctic. Ian WamijoPublished 12 months ago by Ian Wamijo